needle wood


Definition of needle wood 

1 usually needlewood \ˈ⸗⸗ˌ⸗ \ : a needlebush of the genus Hakea especially : a white-flowered shrub or small shrubby tree (H. leucoptera) with a hard tough heavy reddish brown wood that is used locally for small cabinetwork

2 : an Indian-Burmese tree (Schima wallichii) of the family Theaceae with light red or reddish brown wood

3 : the wood of a needle wood

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